Ben Dickson

Musical AI

Real Musicians Evaluate Music Made by Artificial Intelligence

This Irish folk algorithm is a surprisingly good original composer.
Ben Dickson
6.18.17
future medicine

Digital Imaging and AI Mean Fewer Surgeries for Breast Cancer Patients

Advances in medical imaging, coupled with artificial intelligence, may obviate the need for additional surgeries.
Ben Dickson
6.11.17
Eye Spy

Meteorologists Are Using Eye-Tracking Tech to Improve Weather Forecasting

NOAA Forecasters will be able to sift through more data faster after reviewing their own eye patterns.
Ben Dickson
5.24.17
It's Easy Being Green

Forget the Dot Com Era, It’s Time for Dot Eco

The '.eco' top-level domain is here, and its creators say they will funnel proceeds to environmental projects.
Ben Dickson
4.27.17
Sports

How Virtual Reality is Shaping the Future of Professional Sports

More than 20 professional and college football teams are using virtual reality to enhance game preparation.
Ben Dickson
9.23.16
Sports

How Virtual Reality is Transforming the Sports Fan Experience

Virtual Reality is a technology that is taking the world by storm and transforming quite a number of fields, including how sports fans consume content.
Ben Dickson
8.17.16
Motherboard Blog

A Connected World Through IoT Will Usher in the Future of Tourism and Travel

The future of travel is faster, easier, and more intelligent with IoT technology.
Ben Dickson
5.31.16
Motherboard Blog

​How IoT Can Help Monitor and Rebuild Aging Infrastructure

Aging infrastructure is both costly and potentially deadly. IoT tech may be the best way to save our cities.
Ben Dickson
5.23.16